How Did Leonardo Da Vinci Regarded Shadows As Optical Geometry

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Art: The work of Leonardo da Vinci on perspective, light, shadows, and color in painting Leonardo has some special perspective on art. For example, “he regarded shadows as infinite, since shadows are seen ‘across a continuous quantity, which is in itself infinitely divisible’, a notion of continuous quantity that he borrowed from Aristotelian natural philosophy.” “He followed Alhazen’s De aspectibus or, at the very least, Biagio Pelacani of Parma’s Questiones super perspectivam in explaining shadows in relation to the quality of the air and the atmosphere as well as to optical geometry” I think the notion of regarding the atmosphere as optical geometry is so interesting. Actually, I learned in an art class that it is one of the basic
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